ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Department of Energy Engineering is the first in-campus department of Assam Science and Technology University (ASTU) started in 2016 with the objectives to develop technically competent human resource and environmentally benign sustainable technologies in energy sector. This department focuses on establishment of a research platform to carry forward R&D activities in distinguished fields of renewable energy. Establishment of Energy Engineering department in the university is a part of initiative to develop a roadmap for research to solve energy and environment related relevant engineering and technological challenges. This is in accordance with IMPRINT INDIA’s (Government of India’s scheme launched on 5th November 2015) aim of directing research in the premier institutions into areas of societal relevance. The department is offering M.Tech (Energy Engineering) from academic session 2016-17.
Academic Program Offered:
Major Thrust Areas:
Solar Energy, Bioenergy, Biomass Conversion Technologies, Advanced Biofuel Technologies, Fuel Technology, Bio- & Thermo-chemical conversion Technologies, Solar Photovoltaic Conversion, Solar Thermal Conversion, Other Renewable Energy Technologies, Energy Conservation and Management, Energy Modeling & Simulation Study, Fusion Research, Waste to Energy Conversion, Environment and climate change study etc.